Municipal Corporation Of Delhi vs M/S Ravi Builders (Del HC, 29 March, 2011)
Significant Aspects: Setting aside arbitral awards, Interest
Deutsche Postbank Home Fin.Ltd. vs Taduri Sridhar & Anr (SCI, 29 March, 2011)
Significant Aspects: Making a third person a party to arbitration
Saraswathi Chemicals vs Balmer Lawrie (Mad HC, 22.03.11)
Significant Aspects: Setting aside arbitral awards, Inability to present the case, Arbitrator went beyond the scope of reference; meaning of the terms 'arising out of' or "in respect of" or "in connection with' or "in relation to" or "in consequence of" or "concerning" or "relating to" used in the arbitration agreement.
N.V.R. Constructions Rep. vs The General Manager,Silk Road Sugar (AP HC, 18.03.11)
Significant Aspects: Reference of a dispute to arbitration, Determination of the validity of the arbitration agreement
Natvarlal & Sons vs Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (Guj HC, 14.03.11)
Significant Aspects: Dismissal of Writ Petition in view of Arbitration Clause.
Madhucon Projects vs Ue Development India Pvt Ltd (AP HC, 14.03.11)
Significant Aspects: Appointment of Arbitrator, Appointment barred by limitation
M/S.Hydroair Tectonics (Pcd) Ltd vs M/S.Sirupooluvapatti Common Effluent Treatment Plant (Mad HC, 11.03.11)
Significant Aspects: Interim measures, conditional bank guarantee, invocation of bank guarantee
M/s.Jyothi Turbopower Services Pvt. Ltd. v. M/s.Shenzhen Shandong Nuclear Power Construction Company Ltd. & Ors.
Significant Aspects: Interim measures, invocation of bank guarantee, appropriate "court" under the Arbitration & Conciliation Act, 1996
Smt. Anita Garg vs M/S. Glencore Grain Rotterdam B.V. & ANR (Del HC, 09.03.11)
Significant Aspects: GAFTA Arbitration, Enforcement of Foreign Awards, Grounds for refusing enforcement of awards, Absence of arbitration agreement, inability to present its case for want to notice by the tribunal, award contrary to public policy, dismissal with costs.
Canoro Resources Ltd. vs Union Of India (Del HC, 08.03.11)
Key Issues: interim measures, assignment of participating interests under production sharing contract, termination of production sharing contract, material change in status, change of control.
[We've had about two posts on the Canoro Resources case and the same may be accessed from here and here]
Omnia Technologies P.Ltd. vs W.M.A.Van Loosbroek (SCI, 03.03.11)
Key Issues: Appointment of arbitrator